Incident Fokker 50 5Y-JWB,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 205803
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Date:Wednesday 3 January 2018
Type:Silhouette image of generic F50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Fokker 50
Owner/operator:Jetways Airlines
Registration: 5Y-JWB
MSN: 20197
Year of manufacture:1990
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Bardere Airstrip (HCMD) -   Somalia
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Bardere Airstrip (HCMD)
Destination airport:Nairobi-Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO/HKJK)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The aircraft took off from runway 33 of Bardere Airstrip, Somalia, at 09:15 on 3 January 2018 with three persons on board – The Captain, First Officer and a Loadmaster. During rotation, the Captain reported a loud noise before gear retraction was initiated. According to the Captain, engine parameters were all good and they suspected they had a tyre burst on takeoff. At 1108, the flight crew reported the incident to Area Control Centre and requested to be allowed to fly directly to JKIA due to the suspected emergency situation. ATC initiated a local standby by informing RFFS, AAID and police of the potential emergency situation. The aircraft landed safely on runway 06 of JKIA at 1227. Inspection of the aircraft after landing revealed that the right main landing gear inboard tyre had low pressure. There was no other visible damage to the aircraft. There was no debris associated with the aircraft on the runway and taxiways after landing. There were no injuries reported as a result of this incident.


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07-Feb-2018 17:57 harro Added

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